Two teenagers have been struck dead by lightening at Lilongwe, Malawi. The deceased teenagers aged 12 and 16 were reportedly in a relationship and were chatting in a maize field when rain, with thunderstorm, started.
Their bodies were discovered early morning on Monday, with signs of lightning.
The girl was identified as Patricia Guwe, 12, and the boy was identified as Anderson Yohane, 16. Both of them were standard 6 students at Dzenza Primary School.
Their parents reported the matter to the police and officers visited the scene and moved their corpses to the Kamuzu Central Hospital where medics confirmed that death was caused by lightning.